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September 30, 2014
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Mountaineers lose to Blackhawks
Turnovers and missed opportunities proved costly for the Mountaineers, who suffered a 27-26 loss at North Buncombe last Friday in a last minute thriller. Despite four turnovers and going over the c...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone wins invitational race
The Mitchell’s cross country squad didn’t field a team in last Saturday’s Freedom Invitational held in Morganton, but Zach Boone represented the Mountaineers with another first place finish. Boone ...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team has two goal game
The Mitchell soccer team scored their first multiple-goal game in more than a year, but still suffered a pair of losses to conference opponents during last week’s action. Mitchell (0-5) suffered a ...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team drops road games
The Lady Mountaineers lost a pair of road games last week to conference opponents. Mitchell (1-7, 1-5) played a close match last Tuesday against Madison, but ended up falling to the Lady Patriots 3...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell beats Titans in OT
Trevan Riddle’s 7-yard touchdown run in overtime helped boost Mitchell to a 28-20 nail-biter win against the McDowell Titans on a stormy, rainy homecoming night in Ledger. With the victory the Moun...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers are 3-0
One year removed from a 43-28 defeat, Mitchell’s 14-0 shutout at Brevard last Friday proved this team isn’t looking in the rearview mirror. By spreading the wealth offensively and overcoming penalt...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team splits week
The Lady Mountaineer volleyball team split last week’s action with a win and a loss at home to open up conference play. Mitchell (1-3) took advantage of a struggling 0-5 Owen team last Tuesday in L...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineer soccer team loses to Cougars
The Mountaineer soccer squad had a late start to the season, which didn’t help out in their 7-1 home loss to Mountain Heritage last Wednesday. Mitchell struggled offensively. With some game experie...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cross Country team takes 14th
The Mountaineer cross country team competed in their first meet of the season over the weekend in the Hyder-McMahill Classic held in Black Mountain last Saturday. Mitchell senior Zach Boone took fi...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team drops openers
The Lady Mountaineer Volleyball team suffered a pair of losses against Thomas Jefferson to open up the season. Mitchell played their sets close against the Lady Mountaineer’s only non-conference op...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers beat Cherokee
The Mountaineer’s great start to their football season got even better after 27-8 road victory over the Cherokee Braves last Friday. With a strong backfield and a solid defensive effort led by thei...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers open with a win over West Wilkes
The Mitchell Mountaineers struck first and never looked back in their 36-28 season opening victory last Friday over West Wilkes in Ledger. Mitchell (1-0) used a successful combination of ground and...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two runners from Mitchell County have good showing at meet
Two Mountaineers had performances during last Saturday’s WNC Carnival cross country meet held at Hendersonville’s Jackson Park to open up the 2014 season. Senior Zach Boone and junior Daniel Yokubi...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hoilman competes for state

Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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College signing

May 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers end season in second round
The Mountaineer baseball team overcame adversity to advance past the first round of the playoffs, but suffered a close defeat in the second round to end their season. Mitchell hosted Bessemer City ...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team makes second round
The Lady Mountaineer softball team got past the first round of the 1A NCHSAA playoffs with a big win, but were shutout by their opponent in the second round to bring an end to their season. Slotted...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS baseball team gets top seed
The Mountaineer baseball team split their final two games of the regular season last week with a loss to Mountain Heritage and a win over Avery. Mitchell (5-16) lost to the Cougars 14-4 after the M...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golfer goes to state championship
Mitchell senior golfer Tanner Winchester has qualified for state competition after western regional action in Linville last week. Although the Mountaineers didn’t field a five-man team in the 1A We...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineer soccer team ends season
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team ended their winless season with home losses to Avery and Mountain Heritage. The Lady Mountaineers (0-15, 0-12) suffered a big loss to Avery last Monday 9-0. The Lad...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS softball team gets second seed
The Mountaineer softball team ended their final week of the regular season with losses against Mountain Heritage and Avery. Mitchell was shutout 8-0 in their game last Monday over Mountain Heritage...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell track athletes go to state
Six members of the Mountaineer track team will move on to state competition after top performances in last Saturday’s regional action in Asheville. Zach Boone, Brandon King, Samantha Huskey and Mad...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golfers qualify for regionals
The Mitchell golf team experienced their worst outing of the year during last Monday’s Western Highlands Conference Championship, but four Mountaineers still qualified for regional action. Mitchell...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team drops two
The Lady Mountaineers continued their struggles this season with two conference losses against Mountain Heritage and Madison last week. Still looking for their first win of the season, Mitchell los...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS nine split week
The Mountaineer Baseball team split last week’s action with a win against Thomas Jefferson and a loss against Madison. Mitchell was shutout 12-0 in their match on Thursday at home against Madison. ...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ugly loss for softball team
The Lady Mountaineer softball team suffered an ugly 30-0 shutout at home against Madison on Thursday. The Western Highlands leader Madison, 10-0 in the conference and 18-3 for the season, tied two ...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball team loses to conference heavies
The Mountaineer baseball team lost both their conference games last week to Hendersonville and Polk County. The Mountaineers had a tough order to fill against the conference’s cream of the crop thi...
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf team continues top performance
The Mitchell golf team placed second in their final match of the season as host at Grassy Creek Golf Course on Tuesday. The Mountaineers finished with a five-man team score of 349, 15 shots behind ...
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stafford signs with college

Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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King signs with college

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Lady Mountaineers mount huge comeback
The Lady Mountaineer softball team won only one of their three games last week, but they won it in spectacular fashion. Mitchell came back to defeat Hendersonville 7-6 after facing a 6-1 deficit in...
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track team has good individual performances
The Mountaineer track team hosted their last meet of the season last Thursday with some notable individual performances. Samantha Huskey highlighted Mitchell’s performance in the girls competition....
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team scores first goals
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team came out of their spring break suffering three losses last week. The Lady Mountaineers suffered a big 10-0 loss at home last Monday to Hendersonville. The Lady Bear...
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball team loses game to 3-A Freedom High School
The Mountaineer baseball team lost their only game over the spring break with a 9-3 loss against 3A Freedom last Monday. Both teams were even on the hit count with six each, but the Patriots were a...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball gets two big wins, lose two big
The Lady Mountaineer softball team went two of four in a busy last week before spring break, featuring a high-scoring doubleheader and two conference losses. The early season weather forced Mitchel...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track team in middle of pack
Individual team members have a great meet, dominate some races
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball team loses close game
Mountaineers take Warhorses to an eighth inning, final score was 3-1
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell golf team takes second place
The Mountaineer golf team finished second in last Tuesday’s outing at Mountain Glen Golf Club in Newland. Mitchell finished with a five-man team score of 347, behind Avery’s first place score of 29...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team beats Hendersonville
The Mitchell softball team won one of three road games last week against conference opponents. The Mountaineers lost to Avery on Friday 4-1 after the Lady Vikings took the lead in the sixth inning....
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team gets shutout twice
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team was shutout in both their road contests last week against Madison and Avery. Mitchell lost their game against Avery 8-0. The bulk of the Lady Vikings points came in...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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